About us

Our Vision

We ensure that Trentino can benefit from the innovation deriving from the uptake and transfer of scientific research results, from the laboratories to our society and market, in order to support the development of our economy.


Our Mission

We work with and for our founders to:

  • Promote the results of scientific research in Trentino through technology transfer activities to private companies and investors
  • Support Trentino’s research system in technology transfer and innovation processes within national and European projects and networks (eg Technological Clusters, KICs, Technology Platforms)
  • Stimulate a set of formats and education processes to promote entrepreneurship among master and PHD students and researchers as well as new business creation coming from local research ecosystem.


HIT Shareholders

Fondazione Bruno Kessler is a research Institute with 2 scientific poles, 7 research centres and more than 400 researchers which aims for excellence in science and technology with particular regard to interdisciplinary approaches and application dimension.

Università degli Studi di Trento is the university of the Province of Trento, with more than 16,000 students, about 600 professors and researchers, 10 departments and 60 research laboratories that offer an ideal study and research environment.

Fondazione Edmund Mach conducts scientific research, education and training, experimentation, consulting and business services in the agricultural, agri-food and environmental branches.

Trentino Sviluppo is the Agency of the Autonomous Province of Trento devoted to promote the sustainable and innovative development of the territory, through actions and services aimed to support the growth of entrepreneurship and the ability to innovate.